TSYS Introduces Breakthrough Authentication Platform

TSYS announced the new Authentication PlatformSM that will rely on customer experience data collected from direct cardholder touchpoints and integrates into TSYS clients’ existing authentication systems.

More than 2000 Mobile Professionals Gathered at MobileOne

In 2019, MobileOne (formerly known as AppDays) will bring together more than 2,000 mobile professionals at Les Docks de Paris on November 13th and 14th for 2 days of conferences, workshops and talks about mobile marketing and software.

Virtual Cards for B2B Payments: What’s the Hold Up?

The benefits of virtual cards are numerous and varied, yet their adoption into the corporate world has been slow. Pat Bermingham, CEO of Adflex, asks whether fear of the unknown is holding firms back.

Visa, Samsung and Fiserv on dongle-less mPOS payments

Samsung, Visa and Fiserv unit First Data have teamed up to to introduce a software-based system that lets merchants accept contactless payments of any amount on their handsets.

N26 Publicly Launches in the US with a Loyalty Programme “Perks”

N26 app is now available to all US customers nationwide after successfully completing its two-month beta program

WhatsApp to roll out payments feature in India this year

WhatsApp will roll out its payments service in India this year following a year-long pilot.

German digital banking startup N26 launches in the U.S.

German digital bank N26 is launching in the United States through a phased rollout of its app-based checking account and debit card.

PayPal launches its first UK debit card with unlimited cash back for businesses

The PayPal Business Debit Mastercard gives UK business owners instant access to their PayPal funds around the world.

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of move to open up market

Singapore’s central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, a move that could deliver the biggest shake-up in a market dominated by local banks.

Facebook's WhatsApp hires senior exec from London remittances startup, according to sources

WorldRemit’s chief product officer, Alice Newton-Rex, will join WhatsApp’s product team later this year to work on the app’s messaging service.

equensWorldline becomes Eurozone’s largest processor of instant payments with Dutch launch

Seven Dutch banks have recently started to introduce instant payments using the CSM (Clearing and Settlement Mechanism) system of equensWorldline.

Money20/20 Europe casts a magic spell again

Zilvinas Bareisis, Payments Analyst at Celent shared his experience at Money 20/20 Europe in Amsterdam earlier in June.

Grab eyes Singapore banking license as a digital-only bank - sources

Grab, Southeast Asia’s most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider allowing online-only banks.

Payroll evolution: How will we receive salaries in the future?

In the nearest future, we’ll witness the rise of end-of-shift payments which will eventually lead to single payment accounts.

China UnionPay to offer European credit cards

The world's biggest card issuer, China UnionPay, will offer debit and credit cards in Europe after striking a deal with a UK back-office startup, Tribe Payments.

Monzo hits 2m customer milestone

Monzo has hit 2 million current account customers, signing up more than 35,000 new people every week.

Fintech platform revenues to reach $638 billion in 2024, as innovative services become the ‘new normal’

New data from Juniper Research has found that fintech platform revenues will reach $638 billion by 2024, up from an estimated $263 billion in 2019.

Raisin partners with Italy’s new challenger bank illimity

illimity, the new paradigm banking start-up listed on Borsa Italiana’s MTA exchange, announces a partnership with Raisin, the marketplace for online savings and investments in Europe.

What is a virtual bank and what does it mean for Hong Kong?

Following HKMA’s passing of the first virtual banking licenses this March, there are now 8 virtual banks in Hong Kong. So what is a virtual bank and what does it mean for Hong Kong?

Rabobank IDB is PSD2 compliant thanks to Sopra Banking Software’s Digital Experience Platform

Sopra Banking Software announced that Rabobank International Direct Bank is using its “Digital Experience Platform” (DxP) in order to comply with PSD2 regulations.